Our Team

Garry McHugh

Garry McHugh comes from a Joinery background and set up GM Developments over 30 years ago. The business has grown over the years and is now considered one of the foremost high-end residential building companies in South West London.

In 2014, Garry and Ian Sellars decided to combine their skills to form GM London, to undertake property development. It has grown from building one-off bespoke houses to multi-unit sites without – most importantly – compromising the quality of finish.

Garry is a Director at GM London, with responsibilities for the development and choice of construction of the scheme to be built.

Ian Sellars

Ian Sellars is a qualified Solicitor and was a Partner in the international law firm Clifford Chance. He then moved over to private equity and joined Permira, where he was a partner for over 20 years. He is now retired from Permira.

Ian has used GM Developments for over 25 years on various building projects and in 2014 Ian and Garry took the decision to jointly establish GM London, to undertake property development projects.

At GM London, Ian focuses on the structure and the financing of deals.

Andy Sellars

Andy is a chartered surveyor, having previously worked at Colliers International where he specialised in commercial property investment.

At GM London, Andy focuses on sourcing development sites and managing the development process.

Lavinia Tarantino

Lavinia is a Chartered Architect and has recently completed a master’s degree in Real Estate. Before joining GM London in 2021, Lavinia worked at Caerus Developments and Alison Brooks Architects, specialising in large and medium scale residential developments at planning and construction stages, for public and private organisations. Lavinia has won a number of awards such as the Harvey, Hays and Sikorsky memorial prize. Her projects were nominated for the Bronze and Silver RIBA Presidents Medals and featured in the RIBA Journal.